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Aviation Parkway Closes This Weekend

Posted November 10, 1998 6:00 a.m. EST

— Just days before the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be a new, permanent traffic pattern atRDU International.

Starting Saturday, theDepartment of Transportationwill close a major portion of eastbound Aviation Parkway, shifting drivers to the new Aviation Parkway which will connect to I-540.

About five days later, westbound Aviation Parkway will be closed in the same area.

RDU advises that travellers budget a little extra time for the trip to the airport.